CORYELL COUNTY, Texas — A head-on collision in Coryell County left a Killeen man dead and sent a Copperas Cove man to the hospital with severe injuries.
Officials said around 5:30 p.m. Friday, Lorenzo Wilson Jr., 26, was driving a 2007 Buick southbound on FM 116 when he lost control of the vehicle on the wet road.
The Buick crossed over into the northbound lane and was hit head-on by a 2017 GMC pickup.
Wilson was pronounced dead at the scene. The pickup's driver, 49-year-old William Thompson, was taken to Baylor Scott and White by ambulance with "incapacitating" injuries, according to DPS officials.
In a press release, DPS officials advised that drivers should use extra caution when driving wet conditions.
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